April 4, 2017 > A walk though old town Alvarado
A walk though old town Alvarado
Submitted By Kelsey Camello
Local historian Timothy Swenson will lead an historical walking tour of Alvarado on Saturday, April 15. Sponsored by the Washington Township Museum of Local History, the half-mile tour will take about 90 minutes. The route will take walkers through old Alvarado while Swenson shares details about 43 historic buildings, many of which are now gone.
Suggested tour donation is $5 per person; $10 per family. A coordinating tour booklet with historical photographs will be provided. For those who would like to download a copy of the booklet before the tour, itÕs available by visiting the museum website at www.museumoflocalhistory.org and searching under ÒResources,Ó then ÒHistorical Papers.Ó
The tour starts at 11 a.m. Participants should meet in the parking lot of Alvarado Elementary School, 31100 Fredi St., Union City.
Alvarado Walking Tour
Saturday, April 15
11 a.m. Ð 12:30 p.m.
Starts at Alvarado Elementary School
31100 Fredi St., Union City
$5 person; $10 per family